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A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to expand health care access and reduce costs through the creation of small business health plans and through modernization of the health insurance marketplace.
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The “S.” in “S. 1955” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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7 cosponsors (6R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1955 — 109th Congress: Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1955
“S. 1955 — 109th Congress: Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. May 24, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1955>
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